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polemical - (polemic) aggressive in verbal attack; disputatious (rather than simply expressing opinions)
ambience - environment; atmosphere; Ex. restraurant with a pleasant ambience; ADJ. ambient: completely surrounding; Ex. ambient temperature
allocate - assign; set apart for a particular purpose
nomadic - wandering; N. nomad: tribe who migrates from place to place
permeable - that can be permeated; penetrable; porous; allowing liquids or gas to pass through; V. permeate: spread or flow throughout; charge
venal - capable of being bribed; corrupt; CF. vernal
swill - drink greedily
prefigure - be a sign of; foreshadow
artifacts - object made by human beings, either hand-made or mass-produced
tacit - understood (without actually being expressed); not put into words; Ex. tacit agreement